The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 71 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 21 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.84% 1.56% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 3.72% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 16
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,250 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
PowerShell
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
550 672 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.12% 41.95% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 403 446 565
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 42 (79.25%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 24 (45.28%) VMware
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server
5 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
6 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (32.08%) C++
7 17 (32.08%) SQL
8 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
9 15 (28.30%) Linux
9 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (26.42%) IIS
11 13 (24.53%) MVC
12 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
13 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
14 10 (18.87%) .NET
14 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
14 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (16.98%) Puppet
15 9 (16.98%) Python
15 9 (16.98%) TDD
15 9 (16.98%) Finance
15 9 (16.98%) Scrum
16 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
16 8 (15.09%) EMC
16 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
16 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.42%) IIS
2 7 (13.21%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) DHCP
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
3 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) LAN
3 4 (7.55%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) NAS
4 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Server Engineer
1 12 (22.64%) Windows Engineer
1 12 (22.64%) Windows Server Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) PowerShell Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Programmer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) .NET
1 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.66%) RESTful
2 3 (5.66%) WCF
3 1 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.89%) MDX
3 1 (1.89%) Memcached
3 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) EMC VNX
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
3 2 (3.77%) Informatics
4 1 (1.89%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows Server
3 15 (28.30%) Linux
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Unix
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) MVC
3 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) TDD
5 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.32%) BDD
6 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.32%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (11.32%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (11.32%) SOA
6 6 (11.32%) UML
7 5 (9.43%) Analytics
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL
8 4 (7.55%) DevOps
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.66%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) C++
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
6 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (9.43%) C
7 5 (9.43%) Java
7 5 (9.43%) Ruby
7 5 (9.43%) VBScript
8 4 (7.55%) Perl
9 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.77%) Bourne shell
10 2 (3.77%) Korn
11 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.89%) CCENT
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) HND
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) vSphere
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.77%) MetaFrame
5 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) Puppet
2 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.55%) SCCM
3 4 (7.55%) vRealize
4 3 (5.66%) Ansible
4 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) Munin
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.89%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) VMware
2 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) EMC
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle
5 4 (7.55%) HP
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) Sophos
6 3 (5.66%) Infoblox
6 3 (5.66%) Meraki
6 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.77%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.77%) Zerto
8 1 (1.89%) Apple
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) F5
8 1 (1.89%) Intel
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CMS Cameron McKenna LLP
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: Negotiable around £30,000 (commensurate with experience)
Posted: 23 days ago